SANDAKAN HACHIBANSHOKAN BOHKYO (1975)

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Alternative titles

  • SANDAKAN NUMBER 8 Alternative
  • SANDAKAN NUMBER EIGHT Alternative

Synopsis

An aging prostitute recalls the plight of young girls who in the late 1800's were forced to leave their Japanese homes and settle in offshore towns where they worked in brothels until they had enough money to return home.

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